Beads

Nubian
Napatan Period
664–542B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), West 731

Dimensions

0.3 x 1.4 cm (1/8 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-567a

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

25 cylindrical beads, faded; (see individual records 23-3-567a-b)

Provenance

From Beg. West 731, 1923: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition